Essaouira


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Essaouira

(ˌɛsəˈwɪərə)
n
(Placename) a port in SW Morocco on the Atlantic. Pop: 84 000 (2003). Former name (until 1956): Mogador
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Es•sa•oui•ra

(ˌɛs əˈwɪər ə)

n.
a seaport in W Morocco. 30,061. Formerly, Mogador.
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